The Britannia Story
The Britannia is an iconic location within Southend-on-Sea, with a rich history to match.
complications. Eager to preserve the building’s rich heritage, the front of the building was maintained whilst the renovations works took place. A full restoration began of the exterior and interior finally re-opened in September 2019 and open as a high-quality, fish & chip restaurant.
Where Fish & Chips Rule!
Fish and Chips, the quintessential British dish, usually served with a disproportional spray of salt and more than a splash of vinegar, then wrapped in yesterdays newspaper.
Well times have moved on. Introducing Heritage Fish and Chips, taking our much loved national dish and serving it in the way it should be served.
We believe Fish and Chips should be: Tasty and delicious without being overpowering. Simple, yet presented with style and we hope you agree.
With a promise to provide wholesome tasty food at affordable prices, where better to enjoy this than in the heart of Southend-on-Sea in the surroundings of this beautiful, historic Georgian building.
Our delicious Fish and Chips can also be enjoyed at multiple places throughout Southend, such as Sands by the Sea and Pavillion Fish & Chip Emporium.
Enjoy the best Southend can offer
Our family friendly restaurant specialises in simple, traditional, great value cuisine. From delicious wholesome meals or just a quick light bite, we offer food that is suitable for all.
Dine in a beautifully renovated Georgian building in the very heart of Southend-on-Sea, only across the road from the beach.
Our delicious food is cooked and served by our friendly team who will guarantee that you are served with a smile.
The all new Britannia!
6 Eastern Esplanade Southend-on-Sea SS1 2ER